IBM Spectrum Scale (GPFS) for Linux on z Systems

An IBM Redpaper publication



Abstract

This IBM® Redpaper™ publication describes IBM Spectrum Scale™ for Linux on z Systems™.

This paper helps you install and configure IBM Spectrum Scale (formerly GPFS™) in a disaster recovery configuration. Scenario testing is described for various events: Site failure, storage failure, node failure. Recovery procedures from each tested scenario are provided.

This paper also provides an installation and configuration scenario for saving data stored in a Spectrum Scale file system by using IBM Spectrum Protect™ integration features. Multi-node backup usage is described.

Table of contents

Chapter 1. Overview and scenarios
Chapter 2. Implementing Spectrum Scale synchronous mirroring using GPFS replication on Linux on z Systems
Chapter 3. Common administrative tasks




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Publish Date
26 February 2016

Last Update
14 April 2016


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ISBN-10
0738454990

ISBN-13
9780738454993

IBM Form Number
REDP-5308-00

Number of pages
110